Dr. Nissim Darvish

Dr. Nissim Darvish Chairman of the Board
Dr. Darvish currently serves as Senior Managing Director at OrbiMed. A veteran of the life science industry, Dr. Darvish has more than 15 years of experience in medical technology development, corporate leadership and investment management. He spent eight years with Pitango Venture Capital as a General Partner, managing investments in the life sciences sector.

Previously, Dr. Darvish was the founder and CEO of Impulse Dynamics, which he led for six years, culminating in a $250 million realization event. Dr. Darvish obtained his M.D. and Ph.D. in Biophysics and Physiology from the Technion in Israel, and conducted his postdoctoral research at the NIH. He has published more than 100 patents, authored over 20 publications and received numerous prizes and awards.